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Welcome to Youngstown

Welcome to Downtown Youngstown sign in foreground; ground-level city scene in background

Youngstown Farmers Market

Logo with action photos from past markets and location/time information

The Youngstown Farmers Market at the B&O Station, 530 Mahoning Avenue, will take place monthly, June through October, on the second Wednesday of each month, from 4pm-6pm.

The market features fresh produce grown by local farmers. In June, there will be a variety of potted plants and herbs for sale. The market also offers Produce Perks, which doubles the purchase of fresh fruits and vegetables, up to $30 per market, for customers shopping with their EBT benefits. The market accepts cash, credit cards, SNAP/EBT, WIC Farmers Market Nutrition vouchers, Senior Farmers Market Nutrition vouchers, and the Mercy Health Fruit and Vegetable Prescription Program vouchers. Market dates are June 12, July 10, August 14, September 11, and October 9.

Youngstown SMART2 Network

SMART2 logo and artist renderings of proposed project design

The Youngstown SMART2 Network will connect Strategic & Sustainable, Medical & Manufacturing, Academic & Arts, Residential & Recreational, Technology & Training centers in the heart of the Mahoning Valley region, by enhancing mobility, improving safety, and integrating technology into a modern and efficient multimodal transportation system in Downtown Youngstown that is responsive and adaptive to the needs of current and future users.

SMART2 will incorporate improved pedestrian and bicycle facilities, autonomous transit shuttles, transit waiting environments, green infrastructure, streetscaping, and wayfinding connecting major regional destinations that include Youngstown State University, Mercy Health, Youngstown Business Incubator, Eastern Gateway Community College, and WRTA Federal Station.